Financial Times

Rome’s defiant tone over budget leaves investors tense

Wall Street enjoys trading bonanza from market turmoil
Big banks have best summer for equities revenues since 2009 more

‘Black vote is X factor’ to beat Trump in US midterm elections
Democrats work to reverse decline in African-American turnout since Obama era more

Germany’s political centre cannot hold
Other EU countries are also seeing support leaking away from established parties more

US fears Russia will help Iran evade oil sanctions
Warning comes as Trump administration tries to halt Tehran’s crude exports more

Fiat agrees €6bn sale of Magneti car parts unit to KKR’s Calsonic
Combination will create one of the world’s largest components makers more

Turkey’s Erdogan to reveal ‘full details’ of Khashoggi’s death
Western leaders demand Riyadh say more on fate of Saudi journalist more

Kudlow accuses China of refusing to engage on trade
Trump’s top economic adviser lowers expectations of truce in tariffs war more

Riyadh battles to salvage Prince’s summit amid Khashoggi outcry
Drop-outs from once sought-after event signal Saudi Arabia’s increasing isolation more

Russia hits back at US over withdrawal from nuclear treaty
Moscow attacks ‘dangerous’ Trump decision ahead of visit by John Bolton more

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